Report Tips through LiveSafe and TipSoft

UVA has a safety app that allows you to report a crime or concern confidentially:


TipSoft is another tool that will allow students, faculty & staff to submit secure and anonymous tips to law enforcement at the University of Virginia.

There are currently 2 ways to submit a tip:

Instructions for TipSoft SMS Text Message

  • Text your tip to 274637 (crimes)
  • In the message type UVATIPS followed by your tip.
  • If you wish to remain anonymous do not include your name or contact info.

With your Tip, YOU CAN:

  • Submit as much or as little information as you would like
  • Upload photos to the Police
  • Include your location or crime location
  • Help keep your community safe
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